Started as pacer with plastic ball, says spinner Ekta
New Delhi: Left-arm spinner Ekta Bisht, member of the Indian women's cricket team that reached the final of the World Cup recently, said on Thursday that she learnt bowling with a plastic ball during her initial days in game.
BCCI adopts Lodha reforms, opposes five points
New Delhi: The BCCI Special General Meeting (SGM) on Wednesday decided to accept all the recommendations put forward by the Supreme Court-appointed Justice R.M. Lodha Committee except for five contentious points.
No HIL in 2018, promises to be back in 2019
New Delhi: Hockey India on Tuesday decided to postpone the sixth edition of the lucrative Hockey India League (HIL) to 2019, citing that the dates in 2018 clashed with the Indoor World Cup, which may bar foreign players' participation in it.
Prannoy beats Kashyap to lift US Open badminton title
Anaheim (California): Rising shuttler H.S. Prannoy overcame some anxious moments before getting the better of compatriot Parupalli Kashyap in what was an all-Indian men's singles final of the US Open Grand Prix Gold here on Monday.
Mithali Raj blames inexperience, panic for final loss
London: Praising the England players for winning their fourth World Cup title, India skipper Mithali Raj rued that the inexperience of her teammates and their inability to hold their nerves during the crucial moments proved to be the difference